mandated

adjective
\ ˈman-ˌdā-təd \

Definition of mandated

: officially required : mandatory a mandated change in policy … the Supreme Court's landmark decision in Brown v. Board of Education to end mandated racial segregation in public schools.— William L. Taylor

First Known Use of mandated

1944, in the meaning defined above

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